Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 27 3
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 27 17 96
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 10.84% 6.32% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.10% 80.95% 97.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 76
10th Percentile £160 £227 £225
25th Percentile £391 " £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £400 £433
Median % change year-on-year +16.13% -7.51% +4.85%
75th Percentile £508 £513 £506
90th Percentile £523 £533 £602
South Wales median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +104.88% -51.19% +61.54%
South Wales median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £14.60
% change year-on-year +30.36% -4.11% +14.58%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 21 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 12.45% 7.81% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 78
10th Percentile £182 £157 £225
25th Percentile £400 £306 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £479 £400 £433
Median % change year-on-year +19.75% -7.51% +1.76%
75th Percentile £508 £513 £519
90th Percentile £525 £532 £601
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +104.88% -51.19% +61.54%
South Wales median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £14.70
% change year-on-year +30.36% -4.76% +18.50%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows in Newport over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Windows in Newport

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Windows in Newport

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows in Newport over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows in Newport

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Windows.

1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (33.33%) VoIP
4 9 (33.33%) .NET
4 9 (33.33%) UML
4 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (33.33%) SNMP
4 9 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (25.93%) Military
5 7 (25.93%) CCNA
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 6 (22.22%) Decision-Making
7 5 (18.52%) Project Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Service Management
7 5 (18.52%) SAN
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
2 9 (33.33%) SNMP
2 9 (33.33%) VoIP
3 5 (18.52%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) GitLab
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Rational Quality Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 7 (25.93%) Military
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Deskside Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test and Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 9 (33.33%) OO
1 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 9 (33.33%) UML
2 6 (22.22%) Decision-Making
3 5 (18.52%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (18.52%) Project Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (14.81%) Architectural Design
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Groovy
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Dell
2 2 (7.41%) EMC
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) VMware